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SATURDAY, FEB. 25, 2017


FRIDAY, FEB. 24, 2017


WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017


WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 9:14 P.M.

Transgender wrestler’s state bid spotlights Texas policy

A 17-year-old high school wrestler has qualified for the girls state tournament in Texas while transitioning from female to male. The transgender policy allowing Mack Beggs to compete against girls is being criticized by the attorney who tried to keep the athlete from competing. The policy requires athletes to compete under the gender on their birth certificates.

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 7:05 P.M.

Idaho state wrestling glance

Idaho state wrestling on Friday and Saturday at the Ford Idaho Center, Nampa: At a glance: Post Falls is seeking a third straight State 5A championship. Post Falls had little resistance the last two years, but all signs are the ...

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SATURDAY, FEB. 18, 2017



FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017

Clai Quintanilla, of North Central, ties up Jesse Miesler, of Mt. Spokane, in their 132 pound match, Feb. 4, 2017, at Shadle Park High School. Wrestling official Chris Cluever is at right. (Dan Pelle)

FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 11:22 P.M.

Mat Classic XXIX Results

Stay up to date on all the results from Mat Classic XXIX at the Tacoma Dome on Friday and Saturday.In the 4A class, Tahoma and Curtis are the favorites. Chase Tebbets (106 pounds) and Trevor Senn (182) of Mead and ...

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In this photo released by the Iran Newspaper, Iran’s wrestler Mostafa Hossein Khani, right, celebrates after defeating United States’ wrestler James Green during the men’s freestyle 70 freestyle wrestling competition at the 2017 world cup final match in Kermanshah, Iran, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Iran’s wrestling team has defeated the United States wrestling team to win gold medal in the Freestyle World Cup. (Naeim Ahmadi / IIPA via AP)

FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 8:38 P.M.

Iran defeats U.S. at freestyle wrestling world cup

Iran’s wrestling team has defeated the United States wrestling team to win gold medal in the Freestyle World Cup. During the final competitions, Iranian wrestlers sealed a 5-3 victory against their American guests to win final matches. State TV broadcast the matches live.

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017



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